Community Development Grants

Community Development Grants 

Call for funding applications 2023-2024

Ards and North Down Borough Council has opened its annual funding scheme for local constituted voluntary and community groups. Awards are subject to budget availability. Groups from the Ards and North Down Borough can apply to the following grants funding streams –

1. Community Development Fund 2023-2024 - for help with running costs for a constituted community or voluntary group.

 Funding Stream  Open from  Closing date and time 
Community Development Grants  30th January 2023 at 9am 27th February 2023 at 12pm 

Application forms, guidance notes and criteria will be available below or may be requested from the Community Development Section. 

A short video is available on our YouTubeChannel to help you complete the application form.Watch it here: Community Development Grants 2023-24

Where possible completed applications should be emailed with an electronic signature to  

If this not possible please forward completed application forms to the address below before the deadline. 

Further information is available from:

Community Development Section, 
Unit 5, 16 South Street,
BT23 4JT 

Tel: 0300 013 3333 or via e-mail  or